Special Instructions & Information

Newspaper Notice
If notice in the newspaper is required/requested, then separate payment and publication arrangements must be made with the Times Georgian Newspaper. Please understand that the Probate Court is not responsible for the publication of legal citations.

Self-Proving Affidavit

If the will does not contain a Self-Proving Affidavit, then the petitioner must file Standard Form #6 - Interrogatories to Witness to Will at the time he files the petition to probate the will. The answers to the interrogatories to the will must be filled out by a witness to the will, but the top portion may be completed by the witness, the Petitioner or the Petitioner’s attorney.

Survivors of the Decedent
If the decedent is survived by a spouse and/or minor children, they may consider filing for Year’s Support.

Contact Us

  1. Probate Court


    Physical Address

    311 Newnan Street
    Carrollton, GA 30117

    Mailing Address
    P.O. Box 338
    Carrollton, GA 30112

    Phone: 770-830-5840
    Fax: 770-830-5995


    Monday - Friday
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Firearms License,
    and Petitions
    processed until 4:00 p.m.  

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